P6: First Cycling Session (Apr 2018)

Date: 28th Apr 2018, Categories: Class of 2012, News Team

This week, Primary 6 had the pleasure of starting cycling proficiency. First, we had to check our bikes to see if they are roadworthy. To be roadworthy they had to have working breaks on the front and back, the saddle should be the right height (only the balls of your feet should be touching the […]

Exciting Eco Week in P6 (Mar 2018)

Date: 27th Apr 2018, Categories: Class of 2012, Eco Committee, Eco Week, News Team

P6 have been working hard in Eco Week. They have had a waste free day and have been recording the growth of their cherry blossoms. On the first day of Eco Week, P6 planned a waste free lunch. They decided to separate the waste by packed lunch and money lunch at each stage. They estimated the […]

Members of Parliament Visit P6 (Feb 2018)

Date: 27th Apr 2018, Categories: Class of 2012, Rights Respecting School

As you may know, as part of our RRS and Democracy topic work, Primary 6 have been suggesting ideas to members of the Scottish and Westminster parliaments on how to make Helensburgh more accessible for people who are disabled. On the 24th November, Brendan O’Hara MP for Argyll & Bute, came to visit us and to tell us all […]

P1: Eco Week (Mar 2018)

Date: 24th Apr 2018, Categories: Class of 2017, Eco Week

Primary 1 had lots of fun being green for Eco week with many interesting activities about helping the environment. We enjoyed working as a team in the class to make sure we switched off lights and computers as well as using the right bins for recycling our rubbish. In our Activities session, we made good […]

P5: Eco Week (Mar 2018)

Date: 24th Apr 2018, Categories: Class of 2013, Eco Week

Primary 5 had a great ECO week and loved creating their online travel plan for the school ( coming soon to the school website). P5 were able to use the data collected by P4 to create graphs and charts which show how pupils and staff travel to school and how eco those methods are. They […]

P2: Eco Week (March 2018)

Date: 23rd Apr 2018, Categories: Class of 2016, Eco Week

P2 were feeling very green during  Eco week. We went on a creature hunt in our playground and took photos of the creatures we saw using iPads. Then the children researched the creatures we found using the internet. In groups the children created a fact file poster and presented them to each other in a […]

Gymnastics Club (March 2018)

Date: 16th Apr 2018, Categories: Clubs

The gymnastics club have been working hard on a range of skills on the apparatus as well as on the floor. Pupils focused on the key areas of stretching, strengthening, jumping, balancing and tumbling during the sessions and used these skills to create their own gymnastic sequence. The video shows some of the pupils performing […]